Jase S.

Education: MsEd from St. John's University, School of Education. MSW from Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. BA from the University of Michigan.

Lives in Takoma Park, MD, USA

Jase S. is a teacher, social worker, innovator, and tutor. Jase was an NYC Teaching Fellow earning his degree in Teaching Mathematics from St. John’s University. Prior to teaching, he was a social worker for many years. He graduated from the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College with honors. As in Undergrad, he studied psychology and sociology at the University of Michigan. Go Blue!

Jase is patient. He enjoys getting to know his students and helping them find their hidden strengths. He helps students understand the content of the exam and learn strategies to address common challenges like procrastination or exam jitters.

He was previously a public school teacher in NYC. His favorite course to teach was advisory, where he was able to help students learn social, academic, and emotional skills.

As a social worker, he provided crisis counseling for survivors of violence and task supervision for social work interns. He completed his thesis on the therapeutic benefits of community organizing for LGBTQ survivors of violence.

Jase loves the summer! He has been a camp counselor at overnight camps on both the West and East Coasts. He was also recently a Camp Director. Right now he is focused on supporting students through individualized tutoring, starting up his own non-profit, and growing his family. He and his husband are expecting a son in the spring!

 

In his spare time, Jase enjoys skiing, hiking, and going to museums.

 

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